Tokyo Will Host The 2020 Summer Olympic Games

Tokyo beat out Istanbul to host the games in 2020.

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Tokyo beat out Istanbul in a 60-36 vote.

IOC's final vote tally for the 2020 Olympics: Tokyo 60, Instanbul 36. (@iocmedia)

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IOC's final vote tally for the 2020 Olympics: Tokyo 60, Instanbul 36. (@iocmedia)

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"All three cities were capable of staging excellent Games in 2020, but in the end it was Tokyo's bid that resonated the most with the IOC membership," said IOC President Jacques Rogge.

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